Can you date before your divorce is final?
While most dating experts and divorce attorneys agree that it’s usually best to wait until a divorce is finalized before dating again, the truth is, divorce can be a long, drawn out processsometimes taking years. If your divorce isn’t finalized yet but you feel ready to get back out there, go for it.
How long after final hearing is a divorce final?
Why drag out a divorce?
Someone may be delaying the divorce and dragging it out as being a form of punishment or payback to their ex, to benefit financially, to attempt to financially drain the other party, to delay ending a marriage, or some other agenda.
What happens when one person doesn’t want a divorce?
The truth is that if one person wants a divorce, it can happen. The court needs to agree to grant the divorce, not the other person in the marriage. As long as the necessary financial and legal issues get resolved, the divorce can be completed with one person never agreeing to it.